VFF: Digital Visualizations of an Early Modern Portrait of Venice

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Fri, 2017-03-31 16:00
Fri, Mar 31, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
LSRC D106
The Visualization Friday Forum seminar series is a forum for faculty, staff and students from across the university (and beyond Duke) to share their research involving the development and/or application of visualization methodologies. Our goal is to build an interdisciplinary community of visualization experts whose combined knowledge can facilitate research and promote innovation. Anyone is welcome to attend. (Note: this presentation will not have a live stream or a recording.)

3D Mapping with ArcGIS Pro and Cesium: A Cutting Edge Web-Delivered 3D Globe

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Fri, 2017-03-31 13:30
Fri, Mar 31, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
None
A discussion around adding the Z to digital humanities mapping/HGIS projects: * Ed Triplett, CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow / Future Lecturing Fellow AAHVS on "Historical Mapping in Three and Four Dimensions: Obstacles and Opportunities" * Todd Smith, Product Manager for Cesium on "An open-source JavaScript library for world-class 3D globes and maps" ___ Cesium, open formats and the future of streaming 3D geospatial over the web. http://www.cesiumjs.org

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Blogs Featured Posts (non-pipes) - Fri, 2017-03-31 13:29

Check out this month’s events and programs at the Duke University Libraries

Read Our Newsletter for April (And Subscribe!)

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Fri, 2017-03-31 13:29

Check out this month’s events and programs at the Duke University Libraries

Working with large data (DataFest Workshop Series)

Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

Instructor: Colin Rundel - Duke StatSci 
Description: This session will demonstrate tips and tools for working with large data. Some background in R is recommended. If you are not familiar with R, make sure to first attend the first R workshop in the series.

Interested in learning more about DataFest @ Duke?  https://www2.stat.duke.edu/datafest/

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Working with large data

Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

Instructor: Colin Rundel - Duke StatSci 
Description: This session will demonstrate tips and tools for working with large data. Some background in R is recommended. If you are not familiar with R, make sure to first attend the first R workshop in the series.

Interested in learning more about DataFest @ Duke?  https://www2.stat.duke.edu/datafest/

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Working with large data (DataFest Workshop Series)

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-03-30 22:00
Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

Instructor: Colin Rundel - Duke StatSci 
Description: This session will demonstrate tips and tools for working with large data. Some background in R is recommended. If you are not familiar with R, make sure to first attend the first R workshop in the series.

Interested in learning more about DataFest @ Duke?  https://www2.stat.duke.edu/datafest/

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Working with large data

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-03-30 22:00
Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

Instructor: Colin Rundel - Duke StatSci 
Description: This session will demonstrate tips and tools for working with large data. Some background in R is recommended. If you are not familiar with R, make sure to first attend the first R workshop in the series.

Interested in learning more about DataFest @ Duke?  https://www2.stat.duke.edu/datafest/

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Dissecting Humanities GIS Projects: Cross-Sections, Guts and A Good Story

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-03-30 20:30
Thu, Mar 30, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
None
What have other universities accomplished with spatial methods in the humanities? What do we have at our disposal at Duke to accomplish different kinds of spatial projects? How do we jump the gap between desktop GIS and Web-GIS? What are the unique features that we need as humanists that software designers don't prioritize? A lecture and discussion led by Ed Triplett CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow and future Lecturing Fellow in Art, Art History and Visual Studies & Brian Norberg Digital Humanities Technology Analyst, Trinity College of Arts and Sciences Technology Services, Duke University

"Sharing Our Stories" reception for Veteran Feminists of America Conference

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-03-30 20:00
Rubenstein 153 (Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room)
West Campus

The Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture will present a display of materials from the Veteran Feminists of America records as well as the papers of Southern feminists and will offer tours of the Rubenstein Library spaces. This part of the program is free and open to the public (registration not required).

This event is part of the program for "Sharing Our Stories:  The Second Wave Feminist Movement" hosted by Veteran Feminists of America (VFA) on March 31, 2017. at the Hilton Durham Hotel, 3800 Hillsborough Rd., Durham, NC. Registration required

The VFA will present a conference including a keynote lecture and panel discussions between Second Wave activists and historians who are studying the women’s movement.. Featured speakers include Dr. Nancy MacLean (Duke, History Department), Mandy Carter (National Black Justice Coalition), and others. 

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CIT Open Office Hours

CIT Events Test - Thu, 2017-03-30 17:00
Bostock 024
West Campus

Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discussion board? CIT consultants are available to discuss course design and instructional technology.  Come by to ask questions about active learning in class or how to think about teaching a new course. We can also answer questions about using Sakai, WordPress, and other Duke supported instructional technologies for teaching and learning. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

Machine Learning (DataFest Workshop Series)

Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

Instructor: Liz Lorenzi and Isaac Levine - Duke StatSci 
Description: This session will demonstrate a few machine learning algorithms. Some background in R is recommended. If you are not familiar with R, make sure to first attend the first R workshop in the series.

Interested in learning more about DataFest @ Duke?  https://www2.stat.duke.edu/datafest/

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Machine Learning (DataFest Workshop Series)

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-03-29 22:00
Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

Instructor: Liz Lorenzi and Isaac Levine - Duke StatSci 
Description: This session will demonstrate a few machine learning algorithms. Some background in R is recommended. If you are not familiar with R, make sure to first attend the first R workshop in the series.

Interested in learning more about DataFest @ Duke?  https://www2.stat.duke.edu/datafest/

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Inconceivable! Lilly Celebrates 30,000 DVDs with Princess Bride Screening

Blogs Featured Posts (non-pipes) - Wed, 2017-03-29 19:47

Join us for a free screening of the 30-year-old classic to mark a collecting milestone

Inconceivable! Lilly Celebrates 30,000 DVDs with Princess Bride Screening

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Wed, 2017-03-29 19:47

Join us for a free screening of the 30-year-old classic to mark a collecting milestone

DVS Workshop Series: Data Management Tools: The Dataverse Project

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-03-29 17:00
Wed, Mar 29, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Bostock Library 023(Library Classroom)
The Dataverse is an open source repository software platform for sharing, preserving, citing, discovering, exploring, and analyzing research data. This workshop will provide an overview of the Dataverse Project and demonstrate how the Dataverse can be used to discover research data and manage and share data in compliance with best practices.

Data Management Tools: The Dataverse Project

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-03-29 17:00
Perkins 217
West Campus

The Dataverse is an open source repository software platform for sharing, preserving, citing, discovering, exploring, and analyzing research data.  This workshop will provide an overview of the Dataverse Project and demonstrate how the Dataverse can be used to discover research data and manage and share data in compliance with best practices.

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CIT Open Office Hours

CIT Events Test - Wed, 2017-03-29 14:00
Bostock 024
West Campus

Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discussion board? CIT consultants are available to discuss course design and instructional technology.  Come by to ask questions about active learning in class or how to think about teaching a new course. We can also answer questions about using Sakai, WordPress, and other Duke supported instructional technologies for teaching and learning. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

Comics and Graphic Novels at the Library

Blogs Featured Posts (non-pipes) - Wed, 2017-03-29 11:00

From Batman to manga and everything in between, we have thousands of comics in our collections

Comics and Graphic Novels at the Library

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Wed, 2017-03-29 11:00

From Batman to manga and everything in between, we have thousands of comics in our collections